Plans to expand the Atlanta Motorsports Park were heard during a meeting last week.
Dawsonville race fans will get a chance this weekend to see their hometown driver make his Atlanta Motor Speedway debut as the Nationwide Series arrives for the Great Clips 300.
Employees got a surprise last weekend when a backpack full of bones turned up at the Dawson County waste transfer station.
After nearly two decades of work and the efforts of three teachers, Dawson County High School has a new greenhouse facility.
Etowah Water and Sewer Authority recently recognized one of its board members for a quarter-century of service.
This weekend saw another Nationwide Series race end with Dawsonville's Chase Elliott in a top-five position.
The Dawson County Board of Education voted unanimously during its Monday night meeting to approve changes to the way the school system handles two long-standing operations.
With budgets set, teachers hired and summer building projects nearing an end, schools across Dawson County eagerly opened their doors to students.
Dawsonville's Chase Elliott continues to hold onto his top points spot after his 15th top-10 finish of the season.
With school starting Thursday, parents, teachers, faculty and students are getting ready for a new school year. Forms are filled out and paperwork submitted, though not all of them concern enrollment.
Dawson County school system teachers and administrators were in full preparation mode for starting classes this week.
Two teachers involved in an incident that ended with the arrest of one of the women in Gilmer County last month have both resigned from the Dawson County school system.
An 18-year-old Gainesville woman has been arrested in connection with the theft of about $6,800 from a Dawsonville retailer.
The Dawson County Board of Education is reviewing new policies that will allow employees to evaluate possession of what was once classified as "weapons" on a case-by-case basis.
Judging from the line waiting for the doors to open and the steady customer flow all day, Dawson County residents have welcomed the opening of a new Goodwill store on Ga. 400.
Dawson County Middle School's Media Specialist Kim Dutton is in the school's library and media center each day to help students reach their goals.
Dawson County paused last week to remember those who lost their lives in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
With plans for expansion approved, Atlanta Motorsports Park is celebrating by breaking ground on the site.
Two Dawson County High School students were recognized during the last board of education meeting.
In an effort to help Dawson County's no-kill animal shelter, the city of Dawsonville has set aside a day just for dogs.
Dawsonville's "hometown hero" Chase Elliott continues his Nationwide Series points lead with his latest top-five finish, taking second place.
Dawson County public safety personnel will continue their commitment to "never forget" on Thursday, when they will hold a memorial service to remember the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.
Three communications networks in north Georgia have come together to form an education network.
The city of Dawsonville held a public hearing Monday night on a Dawson County-contested annexation of 37 acres on Duck Thurmond Road.
The Dawson County school system was honored by the state Monday night for its financial reporting.
The Dawson County Office of Tourism Development has been formally recognized by the governor for steps taken to promote the county.
Robinson Elementary School kindergarten teacher Lisa Bessiere has been named teacher of the year for the downtown school.
The State of Georgia is getting ready to roll out a new set of tests for students in order to comply with the Common Core State Standards system.
After nearly five months of waiting, Georgia has answered - partially - the Etowah Water and Sewer Authority's request for a loan.